Robert Sanders Sr.

CHESTER — Robert L. Sanders Sr., 65, of Chester, passed away Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016, at St. Elizabeth Hospital, Youngstown, after becoming ill while working at Hollywood Gaming, Austintown.

He was born April 1, 1951, in Yakima, Wash., a son of Ruby Tiddie Sanders and the late Robert K. Sanders.

Mr. Sanders worked as a groom at Mountaineer and Hollywood race tracks.

Survivors include three sons, Robert L. Sanders Jr, Kevin Sanders, and Adam Sanders; and two sisters, Lisa King and Roni Krebs.

Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester is handling arrangements. Memorial services for a later date being planned at Mountaineer and Hollywood race tracks.